Ella Hipolito

Senior Associate

Ella Hipolito is a Senior Associate at Boyden specializing in equitable and innovative executive recruitment. Boyden is an executive search firm recruiting senior executive at Board, C-suite and senior management level. As a search consultant, she assesses the market for talent and is invested in the long-term success of the executive she recruits. With a background in a range of private-sector industries and an expertise in higher education, social impact, public and not-for-profit, she has conducted over 70 searches for leadership roles. A sought-after speaker on equity, diversity & inclusion (EDI), she represents Vancouver on the National DEI Committee and leads innovation around recruitment and retainment strategies.

Speaking May 4th:

Attention to Retention: A Case for Mentoring

Are you and your organization feeling the impacts of the ‘Great Attrition?’ The dire news is that if you aren’t already, there’s a high likelihood you will. With 40% of employees stating they are at least somewhat likely to leave their current job in the next 3-6 months, it’s time to turn your attention to retention. Join us as we explore how and why mentorship positively contributes to retention. Employers tend to overlook mentorship as a key driver for why individuals choose to stay. What does a good mentor/mentee relationship look like? Hear from both sides of this two-way street and how it fosters a sense of belonging in the workplace.